FULL LIST: 2017 Top 200 Most Popular Universities in the Philippines Online

    MANILA, Philippines - The University of the Philippines - Diliman (UPD) has maintained its lead in the list of 2017 most popular colleges and universities in the Philippines based on web ranking or online popularity, uniRank (formerly 4 International Colleges & Universities or 4icu.org), an international higher education search engine and directory reviewing accredited institutions in the world has released on January 24.

    2017 Top 200 Most Popular Universities in the Philippines Online
    The University of the Philippines - Diliman is still the most popular university in the Philippines - uniRank.
    UPD has been dominating the university ranking for two consecutive years, with De La Salle University (DLSU) - Manila previously hailed as most popular school.

    Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) and University of Santo Tomas (UST) climbed to second and third spot, respectively, from fourth and sixth place in 2016.

    DLSU-Manila, the second most popular school last year, is now ranked fourth. University of the Philippines System (UPS) is on fifth place.

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    Completing the top 10 are University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB), Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP), University of the Philippines (UP) - Manila, University of San Carlos (USC) and Mapua Institute of Technology (MIT).

    In Asia, The University of Tokyo toppled previous year's no. 1 Fudan University in the list of Top 200 Universities and Colleges. Meanwhile, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University and Stanford University in the United States dominated this year's global ranking.

    The uniRank University Ranking, which is web-based non-academic ranking has been published since May 2005.

    It is based upon an algorithm including 5 unbiased and independent web metrics extracted from 4 different web intelligence sources: Moz Domain Authority, Alexa Global Rank, SimilarWeb Global Rank, Majestic Referring Domains and Majestic Trust Flow.

    According to uniRank, the aim of the ranking is to provide an approximate popularity ranking of world Universities and Colleges based upon the popularity of their websites in terms of traffic, trust and quality link. This is especially intended to help international students and academic staff to understand how popular a specific University or College is in a foreign country.


    Here's the complete list of Top 200 Most Popular Schools in the Philippines this 2017:

    Rank University Location
    1 University of the Philippines Diliman Quezon City
    2 Ateneo de Manila University Quezon City
    3 University of Santo Tomas Manila
    4 De La Salle University Manila
    5 University of the Philippines System Quezon City
    6 University of the Philippines Los Baños Los Baños
    7 Polytechnic University of the Philippines Manila
    8 University of the Philippines Manila Manila
    9 University of San Carlos Cebu City
    10 Mapua Institute of Technology Manila
    11 Mindanao State University - Iligan Institute of Technology Iligan City
    12 University of Southeastern Philippines Davao City
    13 Asian Institute of Management Makati City
    14 Ateneo de Davao University Davao City
    15 Western Mindanao State University Zamboanga City
    16 Saint Louis University Baguio City
    17 De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde Manila
    18 University of the East Manila
    19 University of the Philippines Baguio Baguio City
    20 Ateneo de Zamboanga University Zamboanga City
    21 Far Eastern University Manila
    22 Silliman University Dumaguete City
    23 De La Salle Lipa Lipa City
    24 Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan Cagayan de Oro City
    25 Adamson University Manila
    26 University of Asia and the Pacific Pasig City
    27 Universidad de Zamboanga Zamboanga City
    28 Central Philippine University Iloilo City
    29 Centro Escolar University Manila
    30 Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies Silang
    31 University of the Philippines in the Visayas Iloilo City
    32 Angeles University Foundation Angeles City
    33 Miriam College Quezon City
    34 University of Baguio Baguio City
    35 AMA Computer University Quezon City
    36 University of the Philippines Mindanao Davao City
    37 John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University Iloilo City
    38 Central Luzon State University Science City of Muñoz
    39 University of Perpetual Help System DALTA Las Piñas City
    40 Tarlac State University Tarlac City
    41 San Beda College Manila
    42 Technological Institute of the Philippines Manila
    43 Cavite State University Indang
    44 University of San Jose-Recoletos Cebu City
    45 Saint Mary's University Bayombong
    46 Lorma Colleges City of San Fernando
    47 Emilio Aguinaldo College Manila
    48 Central Mindanao University Maramag
    49 Asia Pacific College Makati City
    50 University of St. La Salle Bacolod City
    51 Misamis University Ozamiz City
    52 Batangas State University Batangas City
    53 Holy Angel University Angeles City
    54 Aldersgate College Solano
    55 Manila Central University Caloocan City
    56 University of Rizal System Tanay
    57 Caraga State University Butuan City
    58 Mindanao State University Marawi City
    59 University of Southern Mindanao Kabacan
    60 Our Lady of Fatima University Valenzuela City
    61 Benguet State University La Trinidad
    62 Father Saturnino Urios University Butuan City
    63 Mariano Marcos State University Batac
    64 Lyceum of the Philippines University Manila
    65 Asian Social Institute Manila
    66 National Defense College of the Philippines Quezon City
    67 West Visayas State University Iloilo City
    68 University of Nueva Caceres Naga City
    69 University of Cebu Cebu City
    70 Philippine Normal University Manila
    71 Pangasinan State University Lingayen
    72 De La Salle Health Sciences Institute Dasmariñas City
    73 Visayas State University Baybay
    74 Colegio de San Juan de Letran Manila
    75 St. Scholastica's College Manila
    76 Southwestern University Cebu City
    77 Trinity University of Asia Quezon City
    78 Mindanao University of Science and Technology Cagayan de Oro City
    79 Cebu Doctors' University Mandaue City
    80 Technological University of the Philippines Manila
    81 University of the Cordilleras Baguio City
    82 Holy Name University Tagbilaran City
    83 University of Mindanao Davao City
    84 Manuel L. Quezon University Quiapo
    85 FEU Institute of Technology Manila
    86 Chiang Kai Shek College Manila
    87 Bicol University Legazpi City
    88 Adventist University of the Philippines Cavite City
    89 Bukidnon State University Malaybalay City
    90 University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Quezon City
    91 Bulacan State University City of Malolos
    92 University of the Assumption City of San Fernando
    93 Aklan State University Banga
    94 University of the Immaculate Conception Davao City
    95 Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University Bacnotan
    96 Bataan Peninsula State University Balanga City
    97 Cebu Technological University Cebu City
    98 Mountain View College Valencia City
    99 University of San Agustin Iloilo City
    100 St. Luke's College of Medicine - WHQM Quezon City
    101 Philippine Christian University Manila
    102 St. Paul University Manila Manila
    103 Cagayan State University Tuguegarao City
    104 Arellano University Manila
    105 The Philippine Women's University Manila
    106 La Salle University Ozamiz City
    107 Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Manila
    108 University of Batangas Batangas City
    109 Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation Lucena City
    110 Don Bosco Technical College Mandaluyong City
    111 Capitol University Cagayan de Oro City
    112 Liceo de Cagayan University Cagayan de Oro City
    113 Assumption College Makati City
    114 New Era University Quezon City
    115 Iloilo Science and Technology University Iloilo City
    116 University of Negros Occidental - Recoletos Bacolod City
    117 National University Manila
    118 Notre Dame of Marbel University Koronadal City
    119 Rizal Technological University Mandaluyong City
    120 St. Louis College Valenzuela Valenzuela City
    121 Cebu Institute of Technology Cebu City
    122 Philippine School of Business Administration Manila
    123 Laguna State Polytechnic University Sta. Cruz
    124 FEATI University Manila
    125 Virgen Milagrosa University Foundation San Carlos City
    126 University of Perpetual Help System Jonelta City of Biñan
    127 Baliuag University Baliuag
    128 University of Iloilo - PHINMA Iloilo City
    129 Nueva Vizcaya State University Bayombong
    130 Tarlac College of Agriculture Camiling
    131 Central Colleges of the Philippines Quezon City
    132 Cebu Normal University Cebu City
    133 University of Bohol Tagbilaran City
    134 Isabela State University Echague
    135 Camarines Norte State College Camarines Norte
    136 Ilocos Sur Polytechnic State College Ilocos Sur
    137 University of Northern Philippines Vigan City
    138 Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication San Juan
    139 Angelicum College Quezon City
    140 Holy Cross of Davao College Davao City
    141 Don Honorio Ventura Technological State University Bacolor
    142 Davao Doctors College Davao City
    143 University of Saint Louis Tuguegarao City
    144 Western Philippines University Aborlan
    145 Cebu Institute of Medicine Cebu City
    146 Samar State University Catbalogan City
    147 Lourdes College Cagayan de Oro City
    148 Negros Oriental State University Dumaguete City
    149 Lipa City Colleges Lipa City
    150 St. Joseph's College of Quezon City Quezon City
    151 Bohol Island State University Bilar
    152 Sacred Heart College Lucena City
    153 Leyte Normal University Tacloban City
    154 University of Pangasinan Dagupan City
    155 Notre Dame of Dadiangas University City of General Santos
    156 St. Paul University Iloilo Iloilo City
    157 Eulogio Rodriguez Institute of Science and Technology Sampaloc
    158 Palawan State University Puerto Princesa City
    159 PATTS College of Aeronautics Parañaque City
    160 Southern Luzon State University Lucban
    161 La Consolacion University Philippines Malolos City
    162 St. Paul University Quezon City Quezon City
    163 Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology Cabanatuan City
    164 Eastern Visayas State University Tacloban City
    165 San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite Cavite City
    166 Central Philippine Adventist College Murcia
    167 University of Southern Philippines Foundation Cebu City
    168 Santa Isabel College Manila
    169 Wesleyan University-Philippines Cabanatuan City
    170 Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology Zamboanga City
    171 Northwestern University Laoag City
    172 Lyceum-Northwestern University Dagupan City
    173 La Consolacion College Manila Manila
    174 University of Antique Sibalom
    175 Southern Leyte State University Sogod
    176 Union Christian College City of San Fernando
    177 St. Paul University Dumaguete Dumaguete City
    178 Northern Luzon Adventist College Pangasinan
    179 Ramon Magsaysay Technological University Iba
    180 Saint Jude College Manila
    181 Capiz State University Roxas City
    182 Pasig Catholic College Pasig City
    183 Naval State University Biliran
    184 Filamer Christian University Roxas City
    185 Colegio de Dagupan Dagupan City
    186 Surigao del Sur State University Tandag
    187 Bulacan Agricultural State College San Ildefonso
    188 Saint Joseph Institute of Technology Butuan City
    189 College of the Holy Spirit Manila
    190 University of the Visayas Cebu City
    191 Saint Pedro Poveda College Quezon City
    192 Aurora State College of Technology Baler
    193 Cor Jesu College Digos City
    194 Olivarez College Parañaque City
    195 University of Luzon Dagupan City
    196 The National Teachers College Manila
    197 Eastern Samar State University Borongan
    198 West Negros University Bacolod City
    199 Asian Institute of Maritime Studies Pasay City
    200 Catanduanes State University Virac

    Check out the list of Schools Ranked 201-216 (including unranked institutions):

    Rank University Location
    201 National College of Business and Arts Quezon City
    202 Romblon State University Odiongan
    203 Saint Michael's College of Laguna Biñan City
    204 St. Paul University Surigao Surigao City
    205 Western Institute of Technology Iloilo City
    206 Republic Central Colleges Angeles City
    207 University of Eastern Philippines Catarman
    208 Guimaras State College Buenavista Guimaras
    209 Siena College of Taytay Taytay
    210 Guagua National Colleges Guagua
    211 Quirino State University Diffun
    212 University of Cagayan Valley Tuguegarao City
    213 Sorsogon State College Sorsogon City
    214 University of La Salette Santiago City
    215 Meycauayan College Meycauayan City
    216 Holy Trinity University Puerto Princesa City
    Unranked St. Paul University Philippines Tuguegarao City
    Unranked Misamis Oriental State College of Agriculture and Technology Claveria
    Unranked Universidad de Sta. Isabel Naga City
    Unranked Christ the King College Calbayog City
    Unranked St. Mary's College Quezon City
    Unranked University of Manila Manila
    Unranked Marinduque State College Boac
    Unranked Abra State Institute of Science and Technology Lagangilang
    Unranked La Consolacion College Iriga City
    Unranked Jose Rizal University Mandaluyong City
    Unranked Notre Dame of Kidapawan College Kidapawan City
    Unranked Partido State University Goa
    Unranked Ateneo de Naga University Naga City
    Unranked Aquinas University of Legazpi Legazpi City

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